Justin Timberlake

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Where did he come from?
Older readers might remember Justin Timberlake from the Mickey Mouse Club star incubator that also housed the embryonic Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera and JC Chasez. But most of us were introduced to JT through his boy band N' Sync.

You mean like the Backstreet Boys?
Pretty much exactly like the Backstreet Boys. Oh, there were differences—any kid at the time could rattle off twenty in a second. But the basic formula was the same: five guys, Max Martin songs, synchronized dancing and massive sales. No Strings Attached was the second-best selling album of the decade. N'...